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A 41-year-old member asked:

Pain on the top part of foot from running. what could be the reason?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Several reasons: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you.

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A 59-year-old female asked:

Pain on top of foot, running from beneath big toe down?

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Dr. Michael Setzer
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Blood tests required: If there is no history of trauma a blood test may be required as it may be related to some gout. Also check you are drinking at least 2,5 litres of water daily
A 36-year-old member asked:

What is causing pain on the top of my foot?

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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry 38 years experience
Depends: Many things can cause pain to the top of the foot. If no trauma, or overuse activity, then shoe irritation (laces too tight or shoe too tight) is common cause. If better shoes, icing and anti inflammatories are not helpful, then an evaluation is recommended. Dr l.
A 47-year-old member asked:

Pain on top of foot, what can I do to soothe the pain?

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Dr. Vera Khrakovsky
Podiatry 33 years experience
Pain on top of foot: Pain on top of foot can come from inflammation of tendons from any pressure on the foot, including tight shoes/laces and irritation of the nerve. Eliminate any pressure, use combo of ice/moist heat/ ice again for 5 min , apply traumeel cream 3-4 x a day if you have no allergies to any meds and can take nsad's for 1 wk.If not better, see podiatrist to r/o stress fracture/ tear of tendon.

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